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Rancho Cordova Mold Inspectors

Browse these mold inspectors with great ratings from Thumbtack customers in Rancho Cordova.

Francis LeDoux
4.3
from 33 reviews
  • 38 years in business
  • 137 hires on Thumbtack
Jayakiran P.
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Bio Safety Clean
4.9
from 14 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
Kathleen S.
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I hired Chris to do mold testing for a house we are looking to buy. He is knowledgeable, friendly and was able to meet me quickly. I would recommend him highly.

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Specquest Home Inspection
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 21 hires on Thumbtack
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Amit P.
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First time using Thumbtack. Really pleased with Sean's response time and professionalism. Took his time with the property inspection and very through. I definitely will recommend Sean to others.

Protek Restoration
4.3
from 10 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 41 hires on Thumbtack
Kate S.
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Ron took care of the mold in my bathroom and worked with me to rebuild the bathroom. The new bathroom is a hit and wonderful. He was very professional and the area was kept clean and he and his crew cleaned up their work area so well you couldn't tell they had been there. Protek also replaced a fence that was damaged for me, they replaced the chain link and posts. The fence looks great.

  • 10 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Julie F.
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Extremely happy with the service Chris provided. I suspected mold in the home I just rented and the landlord was not cooperating with me. Chris made the time to not only come out urgently, but he performed an important test then rushed results, helping me a lot. Great service, this is your guy.

  • 2 years in business
Michael M.
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Bill came out personally to my home to perform an inspection, he was thorough and honest. He answered all my questions and addressed all my concerns. The technicians were polite, clean and hard working. They finished his on budget and on time with NO surprises. It is rare to find a company/contractor like that! I highly recommend 1800 Water Damage.

Tamara S.
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We were referred to Golden State Home Inspections by a friend of ours. We were very please with the level of service we received and how knowledgeable Craig was. I highly recommend him.

  • 13 years in business
Earl And Ruth G.
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Mr. Bill Vandamme was very professional, courteous and informative. He inspected the entire house and the inspection and review took about two and a half hours.

Jason M.
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Weekly pool service has gone very well so far. Always on time and do a thorough job.

About

We offer total indoor environmental inspection services. We test for the following: 1. Sick Building Syndrome (SBS) 2. Mold, Black Toxic, Allergenic and Hyper-allergenic substances 3. Indoor Environmental Conditions 4. Phase one-commercial 5. Bio-shield 75 Once confirmed by testing, we include a full recommendation for remediation and/or cleaning. You're never alone. After 24 hours from testing, you will have your results by email. Once called, we can arrange an appointment within 24 hours. Our labs are accredited and do not have automated phone systems to put you off until they get time. They are on the ball all the time!

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We provide economical and detailed inspections for people looking to purchase or sell a home. Buyers: Purchasing a home in today’s market can be a lucrative or devastating investment. Having your purchase inspected before you sign could save you hundreds, even thousands, of dollars. Spending a little money upfront will give you peace without any surprises. Just replacing a heating and air conditioning unit could cost up to $8,000 and a new roof up to $12,000. Having the home inspected will cover these items in detail with photos so that you are able to make an informed decision about your purchase. Sellers: A prelisting inspection is a great tool to have when you are listing your home for sale. This is a buyer’s market today, so everything you can do to make your home more salable is to your advantage. This inspection is the same as a buyer’s home inspection. The inspection report will give you all the information that you need to repair items in the home that may turn some buyers away. Warranty Inspection: Is your newer home's warranty about to expire? Get the most out of your one-year builder’s warranty. We can inspect the home and look for deficiencies that may be covered by the warranty that you may not have known about. We then present your confidential report to the builder so that they can complete the warranty repairs. Our service area covers Lincoln, Roseville, Rocklin, Loomis, Auburn, Grass Valley, Nevada City, Colfax, New Castle, Citrus Heights, Orangevale, Folsom, Rancho Cordova, Sacramento, Fair Oaks, Sacramento, Natomas, West Sacramento, Elk Grove, and Wilton. Is your city or town not listed? Give us a call, and we will let you know if we are able to travel to your location. Rates vary depending on property size; please contact us for the best rate for your property.

  • 10 years in business
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Super Home Inspections is the trusted source for Sacramento Home & Building Inspections. We evaluate the major system components of your residential or commercial property such as Roofing, Exterior, Structure, Electrical, Heating, Cooling, Insulation, Plumbing, and the Interior. These inspections are designed to give you a complete knowledge of your property and the condition of the systems involved.

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I have performed over 5,000 inspections in the Sacramento,Placer and Yolo county areas. I am a California Contactor who has also built private custom homes and I am very familiar with the construction process. My experience comes from a hands on background not a training course many inspectors have acquired.

  • 8 years in business
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We are FHA approved and 203K Hud Consultant approved.

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On-the-Spot Mold Services was developed to fulfill Citrus Heights' environmental inspection and property management needs. Everyday, we bring professional dedication and knowledgeability to our work, enabling you to know you are receiving the best mold inspection, mold remediation, and mold removal services around. All of our technicians and staff are happy to answer any questions you may have in person or over the phone. Our professionals can handle any situation.

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Established over 20 years ago, EnviroFocus Services is a principal contractor for home inspections in the Rancho Cordova area. Our inspectors, who are fully insured and bonded, have performed numerous home inspections, assisting both buyers and sellers.

  • 17 years in business
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We provide a detailed visual evaluation and report on the components of the home to include landscape, hardscape, exterior, decks, windows, roof, electrical, outlets, switches, appliances, HVAC, water heater, interior walls/floors/doors/cabinets, attic, and crawl areas. The reports are computer-generated with photos and arrows, identifying conditions with recommendations for correction, improvements, and maintenance. The reports are available via hard copy and/or email in Adobe PDF.

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I do home repairs and inspections. I design and build playrooms for kids and entertainment centers. I work on repairs, fences, dry rot, trim, etc. I provide for all your carpentry needs. I install light fixtures, ceiling fans, etc. I have over 12 years of experience.

  • 10 years in business
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As a licensed General Contractor and NACHI certified home inspector I bring a wealth of construction experience to your inspection not commonly found with your average inspector.

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911 Remediation is a leading company in the water damage restoration, mold remediation, air duct cleaning and fire damage restoration services We specialize in restoration & remediation while making sure residential and commercial properties are well cared for by preventing health hazards the occupants. 911 Remediation is fully certified restoration company and have over ten years of experience with restoration and remediation. Our professionalism shines through the projects we have completed in the past, and continue with today. Water damage repairs, Mold abatement, Duct clean, Odor Removal, Water damage & Fire damage clean up are services we provide! Our services include: -Water damage restoration -Fire damage restoration -Water removal -Flood cleanup -Flood damage restoration -Mold removal -Mold inspection -Mold remediation -Air quality testing -Remove mildew -Vent cleaning -Air Duct Cleaning -Air conditioning cleaning -Furnace cleaning -Laundry exhaust system cleaning -Heating and cooling systems cleaning -Air filters inspection -Fix smoke damage

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I test for mold, lead, asbestos, bed bugs, voc, and black water. I have been in business since 2004. I cover Northern and Central California. I am certified through NORMI (National Organization of Mold Inspectors). I am insured and bonded. I am able to provide results on the next business day.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What is a mold remediation?

Mold remediation is the process of identifying and removing unhealthy levels of mold that have colonized in a home, office, school or other building. Over time, if untreated, mold can destroy a home by breaking down cellulose-based materials (like wood or ceiling tiles) and causing a slow and messy decay. In the shorter term, a mold infestation can cause severe health problems. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), mold can trigger respiratory problems, nasal and sinus congestion, eye irritation, nose or throat irritation, skin irritations, problems with your nervous system, and aches and pains. Mold inspection and mold remediation are often requested in tandem, although they are two separate services. Nationally, mold inspection costs range from $250 to $300. If mold has been positively identified in your house, either by visual examination or through mold testing, remediation can safely remove it. Properly trained and equipped professionals use specialized equipment (like vacuums and air scrubbers with HEPA filters) to keep mold spores contained while they remove contaminated materials and treat infested areas with antimicrobial spray. A key component to a successful mold remediation after eliminating the mold is ensuring that the water source that caused the mold infestation is also resolved.

How does mold remediation work?

Mold remediation can eliminate mold colonies from your home or business. Mold is a normal part of daily life, but in wet or humid settings mold can quickly colonize and spread by making spores. Whether visible or hidden, untreated mold can cause real health problems and cause extensive (and expensive) damage to your property. Mold remediation involves killing the mold, removing the dead mold and preventing future mold growth. Here is an example of the steps involved in professional mold remediation:

  • Contain work area and apply negative air pressure HEPA air purifiers to prevent cross-contamination. If spores spread, the colonies can easily regrow elsewhere in your home.
  • Mist an EPA-registered antimicrobial to suspend and kill mold spores.
  • Remove affected building surfaces.
  • Bag and dispose of contaminated materials properly.
  • Treat cavities/underlayment and dehumidify.
  • Abrasively remove dead loose mold.
  • Apply EPA-registered protective sealer.
  • Perform clearance testing.

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How is a mold test done?

Mold testing can help identify a mold infestation in your home or business. Mold inspection costs can vary based on the type of test you want done and the number of samples you request. The national average mold inspection cost is $250-$300. The EPA explains that if you have a visible mold problem, in most cases sampling and testing is unnecessary. However, if you have unexplained and potential mold-related illness or can smell mold in your house, mold inspection costs may be a good investment. To avoid unscrupulous testers, the EPA recommends working with a testing agency that adheres to the analytical methods laid out by professional organizations such as the American Industrial Hygiene Association or the American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists. Mold inspection costs can vary based on the type of testing done. Prices can also vary, depending on the size of the home, the number of surface areas to be tested, and the extent of the mold infestation. Here are some examples of mold inspection average costs:

  • Swab testing: $200-$300
    • A professional collects a surface swab from a potentially infested area for testing in a lab. Some professionals have concerns about this being the sole test done because it only gathers a small amount of data from a certain area of the house. That’s why it’s frequently done in conjunction with air cell testing.
  • Air cell testing: $250-$350
    • A professional collects an air sample in the home to measure the amount of mold spores in the air. This test is frequently done in conjunction with swab testing to ensure more complete data. Costs are higher for this test because the equipment required of the contractor is more expensive.
  • Both air cell and swab tests provided by the same company: $400-$600.

How do you get rid of mold?

Mold is a naturally occurring and important part of our ecosystem. That said, excessive mold can actually be hazardous to your health. Mold remediation is usually the best strategy to get rid of unhealthy levels of mold in your home or office. If you’re not comfortable working with mold or the area is larger than 10 square feet (3 feet by 3 feet), it is highly recommended to hire a mold remediation professional to resolve the problem. However, if you’re DIY-savvy, don’t have any health risks, and are not freaked out by mold, the EPA gives homeowners the greenlight to clean mold areas that are less than 10 square feet. Here are some EPA-recommended DIY cleaning tips:

  • Fix plumbing leaks and other water problems as soon as possible. Dry all items completely.
  • Scrub mold off hard surfaces with detergent and water, and dry completely.
  • Throw away absorbent or porous materials (like ceiling tiles and carpet) if they become moldy.
  • Avoid exposing yourself or others to mold.
  • Do not paint or caulk moldy surfaces. Clean up the mold and dry the surfaces before painting. Paint applied over moldy surfaces is likely to peel.
  • If you are unsure about how to clean an item (art, fine furniture, etc.) consult a reputable specialist affiliated with a professional organization in their field.

Is mold damage covered by insurance?

Mold damage may or may not be covered by your homeowner's insurance. Mold damage is caused by standing water and excess moisture. Mold damage can be covered by insurance when an item already covered under your homeowners insurance breaks accidentally — for example, if your plumbing suddenly ruptures and water floods your house, the homeowners insurance will cover part or all of the costs for the plumbing repair and any mold remediation costs necessary as a direct result of the water damage.

But you may not be able to get insurance to pay for your mold remediation costs if the damage is a result of your neglect — for example, if you’ve had a slow leak under your bathroom sink for years and have ignored the issue. If the insurer can determine that the mold damage is a result of your negligence, they likely won’t cover mold remediation costs. Also, most homeowners insurance will usually not cover mold remediation costs after a flood unless you have a special insurance rider covering your home in case of a flood. To help prevent mold damage, always keep humidity levels in your house between 30 percent and 60 percent, clean up water spills and damp areas right away, and ensure you have exhaust fans in your kitchen and bathroom.

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